The 10 Best Day Trips from Beijing, China

Traveler’s Guide To The 798 Art District in Beijing

Reading Time: 4 minutes Every trip to Beijing definitely includes the top attractions like the Forbidden City, the Great Wall of China, the Temple of Heaven and the Summer Palace. However, there is an area of Beijing that might be the most underrated tourist destination in the city: the 798 Art District. This wonderful hidden gem offers you a unique…

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Complete Guide To Visiting The Forbidden City in Beijing: What To Know Before You Go

Afternoon Tea in Beijing At Aman Summer Palace

Reading Time: 3 minutes Are you looking for a unique yet traditional experience in Beijing during your stay? The Aman property at the Summer Palace in Beijing offers a truly extravagant afternoon tea experience inside one of China’s oldest imperial palaces. Here’s what it’s like to experience afternoon tea in Beijing at Aman Summer Palace. Aman Summer Palace – Beijing, China…

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9 Of The Most Instagram Worthy Things To Do In Beijing

Reading Time: 4 minutes The amount of photos I took in Beijing was insane. I bombarded my Instagram followers with pictures of its historic attractions, charming streets and beautiful buildings. With so many beautiful places to choose from it was hard to pick my absolute favorites but I managed to narrow it down to my top 9. Keep reading for…

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A Walk Through The Most Beautiful Beijing Hutongs

Beijing Food Tour Through The Hutongs With UnTour Food Tours

Reading Time: 4 minutes You might be surprised that the food in Beijing is nothing like your sweet and sour pork back home. In fact, the cuisine in China’s capital has been influenced by a variety of ethnic groups from all over Asia creating a truly unique kind of food scene. The guides form UnTour food tours lead you…

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Checking In: Rosewood Beijing – Best Luxury Hotel in China

Reading Time: 6 minutes Beijing is one of the most exciting cities not only in Asia but the world. With world-class attractions like the Forbidden City, the Great Wall, and the many historic Hutongs, just to name a few, Beijing is not to be missed. It can give you quite a headache to find the right accommodation in this…

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The Beijing Layover Itinerary – How To See Beijing During A Layover

Reading Time: 5 minutes When I flew back home to Germany from Seoul, I had a Beijing layover and decided to book the flight with the longest layover possible to venture out into the city! I had a total of 14 hours to spend a whole day in the Chinese capital to explore everything and a little more! Even if you are in…

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Seoul – Beijing: Difference Check!

Reading Time: 4 minutes Today’s guest post is the first one of 2016 and a super interesting piece written by my blogger friend Lena who writes about her passion “China” on her own blog. She also talks about interesting cultural issues and China facts on her YouTube channel. Last year, she traveled around Asia and when she was in…

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Foodporn in China: The Best Street Food in Beijing

Reading Time: 3 minutes Travel and food go together like peanut butter and jelly. Especially in China, foodies like me and Jeongsu feel like in heaven! During our short trip to Beijing about 2 weeks ago, we went all out and tried the local street food cuisine! Check out the best places to enjoy local Chinese street food and weird…

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Teaching English in Asia – Which Country is Best?

Reading Time: 10 minutes Are you passionate about exploring new cultures, making a positive impact, and embarking on an adventure of a lifetime? Teaching English as a foreign language (EFL) might be the perfect avenue for you. Asia, with its diverse landscapes, rich histories, and warm hospitality, stands out as a hub for EFL opportunities. From the bustling cities…

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Kunming – The Best Place for a Chinese Immersion Program

Reading Time: 3 minutes Let me introduce a fantastic destination for you to spend your summer vacation by taking a Chinese language immersion program in China – Kunming. Keats School provides a perfect Chinese language program for you to enjoy, and here are some reasons to prove Kunming is the best place to learn Chinese in China. The mild…

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Incheon Chinatown: What to See and Do

Baeron Holy Ground (배론성지) – Birthplace of Catholicism in Korea

Hotel Reviews

Hotel Reviews WELCOME TO MY HOTEL REVIEWS Hotel tester was actually my dream job when I was younger – and because of my travel blog I sort of fulfilled this dream now. I’ve stayed at budget hostels, mid-range hotels and luxury resorts across Asia and the world.Below are my favorite stays so far. View this…

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China

What can I expect from China? China has 22 unique provinces. With so much to see and do in this vast country, it can often get overwhelming to plan a trip – especially for first-time travelers. The following China travel guide will help you plan your trip and have the time of your life. Things…

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Advertising I make a limited number of advertising opportunities available to individuals and companies that I believe are a good fit for my unique audience. If you would like more information, including audience demographics, site traffic and rankings, please contact me here. I’m looking forward to partnering with you! Guest Posts Below is a portfolio…

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ESL Teaching

Teach English Abroad I’ve always wanted to get a corporate career and work for one of the fortune 500s. However, life led me down a different path – and that’s a good thing! After falling in love with traveling and my Korean husband Jeongsu, I decided to take on a career in Teaching English abroad!…

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Start Here

Welcome! I’m glad you stopped by. I’m Linda, a 90s pisces baby, currently living in South Korea.How did I end up here?Well, I moved here for love. In 2013, I met Jeongsu, a good-looking and smart exchange student, at university in San Diego.After a long year of working through our long-distance relationship, we decided to…

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